PhD studentships at Lancaster University

Hollmann, Willem w.hollmann at
Mon Feb 27 09:16:16 UTC 2006

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ESRC Quota Studentships in Linguistics and English Language at Lancaster

The Department of Linguistics and English Language has been awarded 6
quota studentships for its PhD programmes, which have received 1+3 and
+3 recognition, part time and full time. We welcome applicants from the
UK and the EU in all ESRC-relevant areas of linguistics and applied
linguistics, including:

*	sociolinguistics (especially language variation, bilingualism,
language and gender, language policy)
*	(critical) discourse analysis
*	literacy studies
*	applied linguistics (language teaching, language testing)
*	corpus linguistics (with a sociolinguistic and/or typological

For a +3 award applicants should hold an ESRC-recognised Masters in
Linguistics or Applied Linguistics.

A 1+3 award is available for those applying for the PhD by Thesis and

Closing date for applications to Department: 15th March 2006.

The Department is the largest of its kind in England, with a full-time
lecturing staff of 28, some 25 Research Associates, and 150 PhD
students. It has library holdings and a thriving research environment,
organised around 4 Research Centres and 15 Research Groups. See for details.

In the first instance please contact Mrs Marjorie Wood
(m.f.wood at for further details. 

Willem Hollmann
Dept of Linguistics and English Language
Lancaster University
Lancaster LA1 4YT
Tel: +44 (0)1524 594644
Fax: +44 (0)1524 843085 

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